The table below looks at the statistics for E-Commerce skills in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited E-Commerce over the 3 months to 30 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
E-Commerce (Electronic Commerce)
Rank 63 38 39
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +1
Contract jobs citing E-Commerce 7 18 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.91% 2.41% 3.49%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.09% 3.19% 4.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 10 17
Median daily rate £294 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.07% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £249 £323
10% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £378 £495
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.50 £33.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-25.75% +24.52%
E-Commerce
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Birmingham region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
641 564 522
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 83.14% 75.50% 72.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 448 358 326
Median daily rate £388 £375 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £501 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 16 15
Median hourly rate £25.00 £35.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.57% +27.27%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.50 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-1.63% +15.09%

E-Commerce
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Birmingham region citing E-Commerce as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

E-Commerce Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

E-Commerce
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing E-Commerce across the Birmingham region.

E-Commerce Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

E-Commerce
Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing E-Commerce across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 30 July 2016.

E-Commerce Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

E-Commerce
Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing E-Commerce across the Birmingham region.

E-Commerce Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

E-Commerce
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 30 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing E-Commerce also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Birmingham region with a requirement for E-Commerce.

1 7 (33.33%) SQL
1 7 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (28.57%) Java
3 4 (19.05%) JavaScript
3 4 (19.05%) Microsoft
3 4 (19.05%) Web Development
3 4 (19.05%) REST
4 3 (14.29%) User Experience
4 3 (14.29%) High Availability
4 3 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
4 3 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (14.29%) PRINCE2
4 3 (14.29%) Project Management
4 3 (14.29%) PHP
4 3 (14.29%) .NET
4 3 (14.29%) SQL Server
4 3 (14.29%) CRM
4 3 (14.29%) Retail
4 3 (14.29%) Spring
4 3 (14.29%) Migration
4 3 (14.29%) MVC
4 3 (14.29%) Replication
4 3 (14.29%) Clustering
5 2 (9.52%) Telecoms
5 2 (9.52%) Subversion
5 2 (9.52%) TDD
5 2 (9.52%) JSON
5 2 (9.52%) ERP
5 2 (9.52%) SOA
5 2 (9.52%) ASP.NET

E-Commerce
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (9.52%) Mule
2 1 (4.76%) Liferay
Applications
1 1 (4.76%) 3ds Max
1 1 (4.76%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 1 (4.76%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (4.76%) Maya
1 1 (4.76%) MS Excel
1 1 (4.76%) MS Project
1 1 (4.76%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.52%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (14.29%) SQL Server
1 3 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (9.52%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 2 (9.52%) Git (software)
1 2 (9.52%) Mercurial
1 2 (9.52%) Subversion
2 1 (4.76%) Axure RP
2 1 (4.76%) Cucumber
2 1 (4.76%) Selenium
General
1 3 (14.29%) Retail
2 2 (9.52%) Telecoms
3 1 (4.76%) Legal
Job Titles
1 7 (33.33%) Developer
2 4 (19.05%) Project Manager
3 3 (14.29%) DBA
3 3 (14.29%) Digital Project Manager
3 3 (14.29%) Java Developer
3 3 (14.29%) SQL DBA
4 2 (9.52%) .NET Developer
4 2 (9.52%) Designer
5 1 (4.76%) Applications Support
5 1 (4.76%) Applications Support Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (4.76%) C# Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Delivery Manager
5 1 (4.76%) Delivery Project Manager
5 1 (4.76%) Manual Test Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Project Planner
5 1 (4.76%) Senior Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Senior Java Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Software Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (19.05%) REST
2 3 (14.29%) .NET
2 3 (14.29%) Spring
3 2 (9.52%) ASP.NET
3 2 (9.52%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (9.52%) CSS
3 2 (9.52%) HTML
3 2 (9.52%) JSON
3 2 (9.52%) SOAP
3 2 (9.52%) Web Services
4 1 (4.76%) AngularJS
4 1 (4.76%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (4.76%) CSS3
4 1 (4.76%) Drools
4 1 (4.76%) HTML5
4 1 (4.76%) jQuery
4 1 (4.76%) Node.js
4 1 (4.76%) OAuth
4 1 (4.76%) OAuth2
4 1 (4.76%) Zend Framework
Miscellaneous
1 3 (14.29%) Clustering
1 3 (14.29%) Replication
1 3 (14.29%) User Experience
2 2 (9.52%) Digital Media
3 1 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.76%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.76%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (19.05%) Web Development
3 3 (14.29%) CRM
3 3 (14.29%) High Availability
3 3 (14.29%) Migration
3 3 (14.29%) MVC
3 3 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
3 3 (14.29%) PRINCE2
3 3 (14.29%) Project Management
4 2 (9.52%) ERP
4 2 (9.52%) SDLC
4 2 (9.52%) SOA
4 2 (9.52%) Supplier Management
4 2 (9.52%) TDD
5 1 (4.76%) Analytics
5 1 (4.76%) Responsive Web Design
5 1 (4.76%) Texturing
5 1 (4.76%) Typography
5 1 (4.76%) User Stories
5 1 (4.76%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 7 (33.33%) SQL
2 6 (28.57%) Java
3 4 (19.05%) JavaScript
4 3 (14.29%) PHP
5 2 (9.52%) C#
6 1 (4.76%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (9.52%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (4.76%) Degree
2 1 (4.76%) ISEB
2 1 (4.76%) ISTQB
2 1 (4.76%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Vendors
1 4 (19.05%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.76%) Adobe
2 1 (4.76%) Oracle
2 1 (4.76%) Progress
2 1 (4.76%) Zend